TONKS Gets Buried in Loss in New 'Giles Corey' Premiere


TONKS premiered the music video for "Giles Corey" on Thursday (Nov.eight), a melancholy observe from his debut album Windows Down & Dying, due out on Nov. 16. 

Dryjacket bassist Ian Foley's first solo venture is introspective, full with soothing melodies and complex instrumentals. The multi-instrumentalist won't solely showcase his vocals, however will even play the piano, violin and guitar on the brand new album. "Giles Corey" is the primary observe launched from TONKS, which sees the singer poignantly confronting loss. 

"'Giles Corey’ is a tune concerning the unavoidable continuation of life after dealing with loss," TONKS tells Billboard in an emailed assertion. "I’m actually happy with this video, and the superb performances by the forged."

The video shifts by gloomy scenes of individuals buried waist-deep into the bottom, together with Foley. He slowly performs the guitar on an empty seashore, additional instilling the theme of loss by singing, "I've given you every thing however my title/ Where did I'm going fallacious."

TONKS will even maintain three small launch reveals in celebration of his album launch. The New Jersey native will play a hometown present on launch night time (Nov.16) in Flemington, NJ at Flemington DIY, heading to West Hempstead, NY on Nov. 17 for a present at Creative Corner after which to Philadelphia on Nov. 18 at The Pharmacy.

In the meantime, try the "Giles Corey" video beneath, in addition to the total observe checklist for Windows Down & Dying after the bounce.

Windows Down & Dying Track Listing

1. The Great Idaho Fire 
2. Water Damage 
three. Running Downhill
four. You Aren't Missing Anything
5. Pictures of Privilege
6. Through the Daylight, the Moon Appears
7. Garden State Blue
eight. St. Charles Place
9. Paris
10. Giles Corey